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May 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Panel wants legislative oversight of veterans fund transfers; bill to punish campus speech disruptions gets public hearing; and 11 more state news stories
May 12, 2017 - 9:12am
May 11, 2017
U.S. Rep. Ron Kind (D-Wis.) speaks to constituents at a listening session held Monday, May 8, at City Hall, 222 Lewis St. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia
Ron Kind visit: Here to hear from you
May 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
May 10, 2017
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, shown here in a 2016 photo, was among critics calling for a special prosecutor to investigate possible Russian involvement in the 2016 election. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers speak up in response to Comey firing; 9 more state news stories
May 10, 2017 - 10:16am
May 9, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Baldwin introduces bill to prevent large pension benefit cuts; more state news stories
May 9, 2017 - 4:32pm
April 28, 2017
Marchers started at the St. Paul Cathedral, and made their way to the captial, Saturday. Photo by Patrice Veit.
Locals march for science on Earth Day
April 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 26, 2017
Pierce County Public Health Department Director Sue Galoff urged lawmakers to fund programs to combat communicable diseases in her address to the panel. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
After cheesy intro, serious issues reign in state panel's Ellsworth stop
April 26, 2017 - 7:57am
April 21, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State unemployment lowest since 2000; Ohio dairy files suit against Wisconsin's butter grading law; and 10 more state news stories
April 21, 2017 - 7:31am
April 19, 2017
Community members packed the gym at Ellsworth High School Wednesday, where the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee held a public hearing. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Joint Finance Committee hearing underway in Ellsworth
April 19, 2017 - 11:46am
April 12, 2017
Anthony Borostowski
Wisconsin roundup: Trooper killed in crash might have been pursuing offender; 11 more state news stories
April 12, 2017 - 10:43am
April 4, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Gamesmanship ramps up in 2018 U.S. Senate race; polls open for races around the state; 9 more state news stories
April 4, 2017 - 8:59am
March 31, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Top Dems out of picture, Walker rallies donors; New Richmond sanctuary spares fallen pig from slaughter; 9 more state news briefs
March 31, 2017 - 12:38pm
March 27, 2017
Diane Odeen
Past the learning curve, she sees bright future
March 27, 2017 - 8:41am
March 25, 2017
Aaron Taylor
One campaign done, he's data driven to come back
March 25, 2017 - 5:00am
March 23, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Officer among 4 slain in 'horrific act of violence'; Trump polling at 41 percent in first major state poll; 9 more state news stories
March 23, 2017 - 9:56am
March 17, 2017
St. Croix board not ready for prime-time phone voting
March 17, 2017 - 5:00am